Center for Operations Research and Econometrics

CORE

CORE, the Center for Operations Research and Econometrics, is a research center of the Université catholique de Louvain, located in Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium). Founded by Prof. Jacques Drèze in 1966, it now houses about 35 professors, and 50 researchers.

Together with IRES, ISBA, LFIN, and SMCS, CORE is part of the Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Quantitative Modelling and Analysis (IMMAQ) where researchers develop and use a coherent set of tools and methods for quantitative modelling and analysis in their various fields of expertise.

Upcoming Events

UCLouvain Economics Seminar

Seminar: Arnaud Costinot

The More We Die, The More We Sell? A Simple Test of the Home-Market Effect Arnaud Costinot, MIT The home-market effect, first hypothesized by Linder (1961) and later formalized by Krugman (1980),...
Reading Group

Reading Group on Social Norms

For the first session of this new reading group, we will discuss: Bisin, A., & Verdier, T. (2010). The economics of cultural transmission and socialization. NBER Working Paper No. w16512....
Reading Group

Reading Group on Social Norms

For the second session of this new reading group, we will discuss: Alesina, A., & Giuliano, P. (2015). Culture and Institutions. Journal of Economic Literature, 53(4), 898-944....